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Black Lives Matter Protests in Huntington Beach Through the Eyes of a Local Photographer

Huntington Beach has been the site of many protests over the years. Surf City-based professional photographer Mandy Rosen has attended and covered many-a-protests. Here she shares her stunning photographs and personal insights on the Black Lives Matter movement. Since the death of George Floyd, the Black Lives Matter (BLM) protests have been consistently attracting large…

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2019 Taste of Huntington Beach Winners

According to Taste of HB chairman Dan Page, this year, the 2019 Taste of Huntington Beach event on Sunday, April 28th, exceeded all previous records for attendance and numbers of restaurants, wineries, and breweries exhibiting.   An estimated 2000 people enjoyed food and drink samples from 50 restaurants, 22 wineries, and 17 breweries! The annual…

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My HB: Kevin Ashford from HB Cult Magazine

He’s the voice over you’re most likely to hear emceeing a local surf or skate contest or hosting “Surf City’s Got Talent” in downtown Huntington Beach. Meet Kevin Ashford, the man, the myth, the legend – the dude behind HB Cult Magazine and other fun projects and events around the city. Get to know Kevin…

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LOCALS KANOA IGARASHI AND COURTNEY CONLOGUE WIN 2018 US OPEN OF SURFING

Vans US Open of Surfing presented by Swatch Comes to a Close Following Nine Days of Competition Celebrating the World’s Best Action Sports Talent in Surfing, Skateboarding, and BMX Orange County, Calif. Natives Courtney Conlogue and Kanoa Igarashi Claim Dramatic Wins in Surfing; Dennis Enarson Garners Back-to-Back Vans BMX Pro Cup Huntington Beach Victory; Nikita…

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Surf City Surf Dog® Competition on September 23 sponsored by McKenna Subaru

“McKenna Subaru Loves Dogs & Proves It by Sponsoring 9th Annual Event” The world’s best-surfing dogs will once again gather in Huntington Beach for the 9th Annual McKenna Subaru Surf City Surf Dog competition on Saturday, September 23, 2017 at Huntington Dog Beach. More than 70 pawticipants and international surFURs will be competing for barking…

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#SurfCitySocial: Making Connections Over Delicious Zero Zero Pizza

The first Surf City Social of the year was successfully held on February 8, 2017 at Zero Zero Pizzeria in Downtown Huntington Beach. Part social club, part business mixer, #SurfCitySocial is part of Surf City Family’s new advertising program. The event gathered the movers and shakers of Huntington Beach including business owners, bloggers, and local…

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WHAT THE OCEAN TAUGHT ME ABOUT LOVE

I remember the first time I saw the ocean. It was right here in Huntington Beach, I was five years old, my recently widowed mother had driven our family across the desert from Idaho to California in our un-air conditioned Chevy Malibu to take us to the beach. I remember the way the water just…

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My Huntington Beach: Parker and Jennifer Jacobs

Surf City Family is honored to welcome our Guest Editors for the first quarter of the year. Meet fellow Huntington Beach residents, Parker and Jennifer Jacobs! Get to know this beautiful and talented blended family of eight over the next few months as they help us create and curate content just for you! How long…

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#SundayFunday at Museum of Illusions

At the corner of Hollywood and Highland, Instagram-worthy photo opportunities abound at the Museum of Illusions, which features two interactive exhibits: 3D illusions and the Upside Down House. The day we went, there were lots of families, groups of friends, and tourists having fun posing and taking turns with picture-taking duties. Unlike other similar museums…